How to Buy Shutterstock stock

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Shutterstock stock (SSTK stock)

Buy the stock from Shutterstock, Inc. in three easy steps!

Step 1

Make a eToro account

Use the following button and join at eToro.

Provide an email address, take a username, and pick a strong, secure password.

The infrastructure and webpage of eToro is fast and secure, so you're personal info is kept safe.

Step 2

Verification of your identity


In order to buy Shutterstock stock, you will need to provide your phone number, name, country and date of birth as well as additional support documents verifying your identity.

The supporting documents are a valid photo ID, like National identity card (front + back), Passport or Drivers license and sometimes also Proof of Residence Document like Bank statement, Credit card statement, Payroll statement -or- Official salary document from employer, Insurance statement, Residence certificate or Tax document.


The reason for this strict verification is to prevent identity theft or fraud.

Step 3

Go ahead purchasing Shutterstock stock by depositing USD or EUR


Backing your account with fiat currencies, like USD or EUR for trading can be done in a number of ways, which includes SEPA, SWIFT and domestic wire transfers and debitcard.

The variant you choose will be based on your preference and location.

As soon as your fiat currency arrives in your account, you will be able to buy stock from Shutterstock, Inc. (SSTK).

With your account you’ll as well have access to support, charting tools and leveraged trading.

Congratulations! You've successfully bought Shutterstock stock (SSTK).

That's it!

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